A Bold Stroke for a Wife
The original text
First developed in 1717, in support of the British Whig Party, first performed at Lincoln's Inn Fields theatre, on 3 February 1718 and published February 1718.
Translations and adaptations
Performance history in South Africa
1823: A production by the English Theatricals was planned for September, but on 20 September a postponement "for a few weeks" was announced. The play was eventually not done in 1823.
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